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user1496701154 Wed 20-Mar-19 23:09:39

My other half thanked me for kissing him in the cheek. Now we are having a tough time at the moment so am trying to rekindle our relationship but found this strange.

user1473878824 Wed 20-Mar-19 23:11:13

You showed him some affection (not saying you don’t regularly) and he thanked you for it, it comes across like both of you made a nice gesture.

Freemind Wed 20-Mar-19 23:11:40

Maybe he was just grateful for an affectionate gesture?

user1496701154 Wed 20-Mar-19 23:20:00

Thanks guys I think you are right intend to over think things alot , I've not been very affectionate in the past and recently due to been abused on past and now we have a little one it can be hard.

user1473878824 Wed 20-Mar-19 23:35:48

Oh OP. I’m so sorry. But reading that, I’d take it as a nice thing. He’s thanking you for doing something that made him feel good. x

Toseland Wed 20-Mar-19 23:42:39

Notice and thank him for something tomorrow, be nice back. x

user1496701154 Thu 21-Mar-19 00:01:44

Good idea thank you smile

SpoonBlender Thu 21-Mar-19 00:05:13

If you can, try and give him a hug or a squeeze when you pass each other. It makes an astonishing amount of difference. Three-way hugs with the little one too. Warning: he might cry on you if it's been proper hard recently. Good luck!

user1496701154 Thu 21-Mar-19 13:55:43

@spoonblender I done the 3 way hug this morning oh seemed surprised but smiled and little one loved it he loves cuddles

SpoonBlender Thu 21-Mar-19 23:05:16

Good on you! More of this sort of thing smile

user1473878824 Thu 21-Mar-19 23:38:11

Ah OP. This is making me feel all happy.

Merryoldgoat Thu 21-Mar-19 23:41:00

We do ‘family cuddles’ which my 6yo DS loves, especially if we can get the baby involved too.

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